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  • Jumbotail scoops $10.5 Mn funding from JumboFund & Heron Rock

    Bengaluru-based Jumbotail, a B2B e-commerce startup that offers food and grocery items to retailers, on Saturday raised $10.5 million.

  • CredAble, Mumbai-based fintech startup raises $2.5 Mn funding

    Mumbai, Maharashtra-based fintech startup CredAbale on Saturday raised INR 18.14 crore (around $2.5 million) from a group of angel investors.

  • Maharashtra govt. invites Tesla to boost electric mobility, after Karnataka

    Maharashtra government has initiated talks with Tesla to push electric mobility in the state, said Aaditya Thackeray.

  • ETMONEY partners with Google Pay to help users invest in mutual funds

    ETMONEY on Thursday, entered into a strategic partnership with Google Pay to enable Google Pay’s users invest in mutual funds.

  • Bollywood superstar Katrina Kaif invests in beauty e-commerce retailer Nykaa

    Bollywood star Katrina Kaif has invested an undisclosed amount in the Mumbai-based cosmetics and beauty retailer Nykaa.

  • Sugar Cosmetics bags $2 Mn in Series C funding round led by Stride Ventures

    Mumbai’s Sugar Cosmetics, on Wednesday, raised $2 million Series C debt funding round led by Stride Ventures.

  • Ex-Paytm Shankar Nath launches Junio, a kids-focused fintech startup

    Ex-Paytm senior vice president, Shankar Nath after a two-year sabbatical has launched Junio, a kids-focused fintech startup.

  • AltBalaji picks 17.5 percent stake in Tring, a celebrity engagement platform

    Alt Balaji owned by Ekta Kapoor, on Monday announced that the company has invested in the Mumbai-based Tring, a celebrity engagement platform.

  • Zomato, India’s foodtech giant raises $53 Mn funding from Kora Investments

    Zomato, the foodtech giant of India, on Wednesday, 14 October, raised a whopping $52 million from Kora Investments.

  • Bengaluru’s Universal Sportsbiz raises $1.8 Mn funding from cricketer Virat Kohli

    Bengaluru’s fashion startup Universal Sportsbiz, has raised $2.6 million in a funding round led by Virat Kohli, with participation from Cornerstone Sport LLP.

  • India’s fashion e-commerce player LimeRoad secures $1.49 Mn funding

    One of India’s leading fashion e-commerce giants, Limeroad on Saturday, 17 October 2020, raised $1.49 Mn from MA Willmind Holdings.

  • Dukaan, amid legal battle with Khatabook raises $6 Mn seed funding

    Mumbai-based Dukaan that offers businesses the ability to create digital storefronts, on Friday, 16 October 2020 has raised $6 million seed funding from Lightspeed India and Matrix Partners India

  • India’s cricket-legend invests in deeptech startup Harmonizer India

    India’s former cricketer Kapil Dev on Thursday, 15 October 2020 invested an undisclosed sum in Harmonizer India.

  • India’s fintech startup Razorpay raises $100 Mn, enters unicorn club

    Bangalore, Karnataka-based Razorpay, on Monday, 12 October 2020, raised $100 million to enter the unicorn club.

  • NirogStreet, Gurugram’s ayurveda healthtech startup raises $2 Mn

    Gurugram, Haryana-based NirogStreet, an Ayurveda healthtech platform on Thursday, 8 October 2020, raised $2 million in Pre -Series A funding.